Food Tech Start-up Bueno Raises $600k Pre-Series A Funding From An Undisclosed Angel Investor

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Bueno Funding

The Gurgaon based Food Tech start-up Bueno has secured $600K (Approx. INR 4 Cr) in its pre-series A funding from an undisclosed angel investor.

This fresh round of funding will be used in Talent acquisition, technology up-gradation, data-analytics, operations, footprint enhancement and marketing for a more seamless, hassle-free and customer- friendly process which will ensure efficiency and customer satisfaction, the prime motto of Bueno.

The start-up will also focus more on physical operations, customer relationship management, supply chain, building improved and efficient technology platform, expansion within Gurgaon etc. This funding will also help in increasing the number of orders and deliveries by 20x on their platform.

Ramesh Mantri from Ashoka Advisory capital, (Advisor to the transaction) says” Food and beverage is a huge sector and almost 80% of it is un-organized till date but is now getting organized with the emergence of new players in this field to exploit and explore the ocean of

According to Rohan Arora, Founder, Bueno, “For us Quality & Sustainability is paramount and defines everything that we do at Bueno. We are also very proud that we are an Indian Brand with global ambitions and proudly take the Tri-colour as the colours of our logo. We intend to create lasting value and hence In the last 3 years we have seen many ups and downs in our journey and  have been on the verge of closing down at least 5-6 times. We have evolved our business model each time to come out stronger and were determined to stick it out & deliver a sustainable business model which can build a great & lasting business.”

Bueno has 5-star Chefs who are also co-founders – Vipul Arora & Puneet Jain. They bring ~20 years of Global Cuisine / Operations experience across Oberoi’s, Intercontinental, Olive & McDonalds and spearhead 24×7 kitchen operations,  supply chain & delivery.

Engineering student by education and Entrepreneur by choice. Asish is a TCS Best Student Awardee, NDTV featured student entrepreneur and International School of Entrepreneurship Education awardee. He also worked with many startups and big companies for their business development and strategical growth. Asish has been heading The Startup Journal since its inception in 2014.